Decision details

Extension to Geometric Results International Limited, (GRI), current supplier of temporary agency staff by three months.

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member - Finance and Change

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


- The current contract with Geometric Results International Limited, (GRI) commenced on 1st September 2021 and was procured for a period of one year with the provision for a three-month extension.

- The procurement process for the new contract as agreed in the Cabinet paper dated 23rd June 2021 will commence in April 2022.

- This three-month extension, commencing on 1st September to 30th November 2022, will maintain the service delivery on the terms of the existing contract for a short period to enable the mobilisation of the new contract.


In coming to this decision I have given due and full regard to the requirements of the public sector equality duty contained in section 149 of the Equality Act 2010 (“the Act”) by reference to the law itself and also the relevant Equality Impact Assessment, which was prepared in accordance with the requirements of the Act.


Having fully considered all the available information, I have decided to reject the alternative options and take the recommended decision to:


Delegate authority to the Director of Digital and People Services to exercise an option to grant a three (3) month extension to the term of the temporary agency staff call-off contract with Geometric Results International Limited.


For the reasons set out in the report.


Publication date: 09/05/2022

Date of decision: 09/05/2022

Effective from: 17/05/2022

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